ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Biloxi, Miss. - Hour Three
Airs Monday, May 4, 2015 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Specialists from the country's leading auction houses and independent dealers from across the nation travel throughout the United States offering free appraisals of antiques and collectibles. ANTIQUES ROADSHOW cameras watch as owners recount tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-neglected items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these finds. Mark L. Walberg hosts.
Behind the Scenes in Biloxi
View photos from ROADSHOW'S visit to Biloxi, Mississippi on Saturday, July 24, 2010.
In Biloxi, Mississippi, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser Beth Szescila at the Walter Anderson Museum of Art to discuss how the beauty of the southern landscape and its creatures inspired the paintings and prints of this prolific, 20th-century Mississippi native.
Highlights include a suit worn by Olivia de Haviland in the 1943 film "Princess O’Rourke"; a circa 1890 French industrial clock; and four 1827 watercolor portraits attributed to “The Guilford Limner,” a mysterious North Carolina-based artist who never signed his work, valued conservatively at $60,000.
This episode originally aired in 2011.
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Appraisal: 1943 Olivia de Havilland Movie Suit
Appraisal: 1827 "The Guilford Limner" Folk Portraits
Appraisal: New Orleans Art Pottery Jardiniere, ca. 1886
Appraisal: French Industrial Clock, ca. 1890
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